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SFGTV2
Jun 23, 2013 9:00am PDT
the hetch hetchy regional water system. with also generate clean renewable energy for city services like public buses, hospitals, schools, and much more. and finally, we collect and treat all the city's wastewater and stormwater making it safe enough to discharge into the san francisco bay and pacific ocean. >> in 2006 the puc was planning a record number of projects. >> the public utilities commission is a very infrastructure-rich organization. we're out there rebuilding the water system. we've budget working on power generation in the country. we've been doing sewer for the city. we're looking at a brand-new rebuild of all watt systems in san francisco and we haven't had a home that's been other than mental. >> they staff over 900 people. the puc is in two office locations. >> you know, this is such a great place for a building. if the puc owned that building and we could make that the icon i can sustainable building puc represents, wouldn't be a dramatic idea? >> so, one of the major decisions we made was we wanted to make a statement with this building. we wanted this building t
CSPAN
Jun 17, 2013 8:30am EDT
energy conference with a keynote address by energy secretary ernest moniz. and later the senate returns at 2 p.m. eastern with general speeches followed with district court nomination votes and more debate on the immigration bill. >> former u.s. ambassador to the united nations john bolton was one of the speakers at this past weekend's conference of the faith and freedom coalition. this is ten minutes. [cheers and applause] >> thank you. thank you. thank you very much. well, it's a great honor to be here with you this morning, and i'm very grateful to ralph for inviting me and very grateful for all of you for being here. i wanted to spend a few minutes this morning talking about the challenges that the united states faces around the world today. because while our focus is understandably on domestic issues and priorities, you know, our adversaries are not gracious enough to wait for us to get our domestic house in order. indeed, they take advantage of our lack of attention, or certainly the lack of attention of the current administration. but it's very important for the united states not
SFGTV2
Jun 15, 2013 5:00pm PDT
of the floor. lighting is both the greatest use of energy consumption in an office building, but it also contributes to the largest amount of heat gain in the building. we're maximizing the use of natural daylighting. we also have light sensors that minimize the use of artificial lighting. >> by having light outside the building skin, what that does is we are mitigating it before it hits the glass. we have a high performance, low formal gain graph. the system does not have to work as much to either cool the building or heat the building. >> this building also incorporates or utilizes under floor system for delivery of heating and cooling to the building. this in conjunction with the high efficiency equipment that we've installed in the building reduces the consumption of energy for heating and cooling by 51%. >> we have two destination elevators. destination elevator save 35 to 40% of the electrical energy over traditional elevator. these elevators save energy by using a regenerative drive. when the cars are going up empty or down full of people, they generate electricity that goes
CBS
Jun 19, 2013 11:00pm PDT
face just over four years behind bars. >>> who wouldn't want to save money on their home energy bill? that's what an alternative energy company that's just come to the bay area is promising pg&e customers. julie waut says thousands of people are complaining they wound up paying more. >> okay. you could turn the camera off. >> not a warm welcome from a manager of a multi-million-dollar corporation and thinks she knows why sgli feel lick we were very misled. >> she says she was duped by a salesman for that company who recently came knocking at her door. >> they wanted to know if we qualified for one of the pg&e discount programs. >> after looking at her pg&e bill, he told her, yeah, yeah, you qualified. >> only later did she realize. >> actually aren't with pg&e at all. >> turns out she had unknowingly signed up with a completely different company, an alternate energy supplier called commerce energy. >> basically that ie're doing is bieg gas for their customers, getting it to us then we safely deliver it. >> but pg&e says unlike pg&e, the alternate suppliers are not regulated in califo
CSPAN
Jun 17, 2013 8:00pm EDT
nation's energy boom and green energy potential, this legislation will ensure that green small businesses have the resources to grow their business and hire more workers especially in low-income communities. this effort will help black businesses and the other marginalized populations remain competitive in the small business arena. small businesses and entrepreneurship fuel the engine for economic growth and opportunity. for the black community, that means lower unemployment, higher college attendance and completion and strong outcomes for the present and the future. consequently, there is no time to waste in getting our small businesses up and running. i will continue to be outspoken -- outspoken advocate in encouraging entrepreneurs to pursue risks and their dreams and continue to be an integral part of growing this nation's economy. mr. speaker, before i take my seat, i would just like to talk a minute about my entrepreneurial experiences back my uncle 70's, when created a business in 1969 that manufactured computer forms, the old printed sheets that we used to have that had
SFGTV
Jun 22, 2013 6:00am PDT
environment team has helped with the bilingual outreach program for energy efficient. our school education program provides outreach programs to public and private schools and helps to teach how to protect nature. regarding energy the san francisco watch program is a public and private program which helps thousands of property owners and we provided support for homeowners this program offers rebates to provide an audit to help the homeowners ruse the use of energy. we have the sf energy map to help the folks learn l about solar. we're experiencing with group discounts through solar at work. regarding our climate program we have aggressive emissions program. we track the city's carbon and multiple programs. we are just about to release our climate action strategies that will talk about transportation and energy where we can see further reductions locally. i want to mention that our environment program is focused on lower emissions. recognizing our climate is changing we'll want to know what the long term and short term focuses are. the last program serve area is green building. th
ABC
Jun 23, 2013 8:00am PDT
learn from what happenedg goals: so we could be a better, safer energy company. i've been with bp for 24 years. i was part of the team that helped deliver on our commitments to the gulf - and i can tell you, safety is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge safety equipment and technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all our drilling activity, twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. safety is a vital part of bp's commitment to america - and to the nearly 250,000 people who work with us here. we invest more in the u.s. than anywhere else in the world. over fifty-five billion dollars here in the last five years - capitol hill and wall street. our commitment has never been stronger. "that starts with one of the world's most advancedy," distribution systems," "and one of the most efficient trucking networks," "with safe, experienced drivers." "we work directly with manufacturers," "eliminating costly markups," "and buy directly from local f
CNBC
Jun 21, 2013 9:00pm EDT
made a big commitment to america. bp supports nearly 250,000 jobs here. through all of our energy operations, we invest more in the u.s. than any other place in the world. in fact, we've invested over $55 billion here in the last five years - making bp america's largest energy investor. our commitment has never been stronger. i did? when visa signature asked everybody what upgraded experiences really mattered... you suggested luxury car service instead of "strength training with patrick willis." come on todd! flap them chicken wings. [ grunts ] well, i travel a lot and umm... [ male announcer ] at visa signature, every upgraded experience comes from listening to our cardholders. visa signature. your idea of what a card should be. >> in sweden, the smoking rate has dropped to the lowest in europe. many experts say smokeless products such as snus are a large factor. they are relatively inexpensive and contain more nicotine than the patch or gum. martin timell tried the patch and gum to stop smoking. but like 90% of smokers who do that each year, he failed. are you open about your sn
PBS
Jun 14, 2013 7:00pm PDT
meetings could hit the wallet and hit it hard. >> crude mood, if energy production is at record levels, why are energy prices at five-month highs and why aren't we feeling relief at the pump. >>> man of steel hits the theaters can he strengthen the warner brother's franchise. we have that and more tonight on nightly business report for friday, june 14th. >>> good evening everybody i'm bill griffith. stocks ended with a triple digit loss but the key gauge everybody is fixed on is interest rates. with the pull back rates have spiked over the last two months as wall street tries to figure out if and when the federal reserve will wind down the bond buying program. more clues could come over the next week when the fed meeting occurs, and when it does come to rates, the big one for most people is died to their homes, with a 30-year mortgage around 6% and trending higher, who do rising rates hurt and do they slow the recovery? >> reporter: anyone who bought a home ten years ago knows today's mortgage rates are a huge bargain, but rising rates are still spooking the market. >> i'm starting to
PBS
Jun 19, 2013 5:00pm PDT
germans and swiss plan to phase out atomic energy, but some governments in eastern europe are heading in the other direction. they want to build nuclear plants to reduce their energy dependence on russia. nhk world's ivo tuho reports. >> reporter: poland has yet to build its first nuclear reactor. the government froze all projects to build a nuclear plant after the chernobyl accident in 1986. the country's large labor force and proximity to large consumer markets like germany, has attracted vigorous foreign investment. despite the deepening credit crisis and recession in europe, poland has managed to maintain growth. but economic development has raised the issue of a stable energy supply to secure independence from russia. authorities are looking to nuclear power as an alternative to coal. they are aiming to start building two reactors by 2020. >> we think that the nuclear option as a base load capacity will be very important element of diversification of our energy needs, creating a new basis for energy security for the system. >> reporter: the two projects have attracted the attention
LINKTV
Jun 21, 2013 5:30am PDT
, nuclear energy is synonymous with disasters. a new documentary claims it could save the planet from climate catastrophe. it is a dead industry. it is killing people and will for the rest of time. >> for years, being an environmentalist has meant being against nuclear power. >> can you be an environmentalist -- in light of climate change, can -- an an internal hitless environmentalist and not before nuclear power? >> this tells the story of five activists who have gone to beat strongly pro-nuclear energy, risking their careers and perhaps reputations. the filmmaker underwent a similar conversion. >> my default position was anti- nuclear like most people. i equated nuclear weapons with nuclear power. >> his film argues there is no way to meet the world's current -- growing energy needs and deal with climate change without it. that, despite disasters, the risk of nuclear power are not as great as many presume. >> nuclear is the safest form of energy we have per unit of energy produced than anything except for wind. the single depth has been attributed to nuclear energy in the united st
CNBC
Jun 22, 2013 12:00am EDT
sweden to continue to sell them. well, from alternative tobacco products, we turn to alternative energy. in the world of energy, the holy grail is a power source that's inexpensive and clean with no emissions. many start-ups in silicon valley are working on it. and one of them is bloom energy. they want to put a little power plant in a box literally in your backyard. for nearly a decade, the company had been unusually secretive about its bloom box. but in february 2010, its inventor, k.r. sridhar, invited me to take a look inside his much talked about but never before seen creature. what could this power? >> this could power a u.s. home. average united states home. >> entire house? >> entire house, 24/7, 365. >> something that small? >> the way we make it is in two blocks. this is a european home. the two put together is a u.s. home. >> [chuckling] 'cause we use twice as much energy, is that what you're saying? >> yeah, and this will power four asian homes. >> so four homes in india, your native country. >> absolutely. four to six homes in our country. >> it sounds awfully dazzling. >>
CSPAN
Jun 18, 2013 1:00am EDT
>> coming up on c-span, the new energy secretary will talk about the nation's efforts to reduce dependency on oil. that is followed by president obama and g8 leaders on a new trade agreement. ,n the next washington journal we'll talk about the g-8 summits and turkey and syria. representative rosa delauro will talk about the farm bill being debated in the house this week. later, an examination of the supreme court decision. washington journal is live every morning at seven eastern on c-span. the nsa director testified before the house intelligence committee. investigatingis the agency's surveillance programs. see it live on c-span three. essential to remove france from canada for the united states to have the opportunity to achieve its independence. the people led by franklin recognize the possibilities for america to become a great country. different words, the american achievement of two and a half million free people and half a million slaves, for them to get the british to a victim of friend from the borders and to have the french help them evict the british, to manipulate th
CNBC
Jun 18, 2013 7:00pm EDT
but the stock's very inexpensive and no one likes these. >> how about energy? how about energy, the great fracking miracle. natural gas prices have bumped back up. there's going to be some energy infrastructure buildup. what's your take on that sector, kenny? >> i think the energy revolution of the united states is really reinforcing our position in the world. the -- it's well known though, i think the stocks in a lot of cases reflect the tremendous potential and the tremendous success american companies are having in developing this resource. >> george gilder, welcome to the program. energy. fracking. horizontal join. you talk about knowledge and information. we learn a lot now and we may wind up being energy independent. let me ask you about that particular issue. >> well, i think it's been an energy miracle that is derived from a growth of knowledge in energy industry, that this is innovation and all real growth comes from innovation, not from increasing margins and housing builders. it comes from ingenius new ways of tapping the fossil fuels below our surface of the planet at in
CBS
Jun 19, 2013 5:30pm PDT
energy has been on the job only four weeks, but he made a bee line today to see his biggest headache for himself. ernest moniz went to the hanford nuclear reservation in washington state. hanford made the plutonium for american nuclear weapons all way from the manhattan project in world war ii until 1987. now highly radioactive waste is leaking and a project to clean it up has stalled. carter evans has been looking into this. >> reporter: the cleanup at hanford nuclear reservation cost u.s. taxpayers $2 billion every year. this winter, engineers discovered six new leaks of radioactive material from underground tanks. washington governor jay inslee: >> there is something in on the order of 1,000 gallons a year that are leaking now from these six tanks. >> reporter: the government's cleanup plan involves pumping 56 million gallons of waste out of 177 tanks, mixing it with liquid glass and sealing it in steel canisters. >> that does involve technological challenges some people have associated with the kind of leap that the moon shot involved. this is-- this has never been done in human
LINKTV
Jun 20, 2013 6:30pm PDT
better society. when it comes to energy supply, india is ambitious. soon it wants half of the country's total demand to be met by the sun. exactly how fast the so-called "national solar mission" will arrive in indian sockets is still unclear. but already the sun is helping some regions to forge more independent energy policies. the faithful at the brahma kumaris ashram in the mountains of rajhastan believe in the coming of a golden age. but that's not stopping them from trying to implement solar technology on a large scale now. we went to visit this pioneering effort to make the most out of the sun. the town of mount abu, tucked in the hills of the state of rajasthan, has been around since british colonial times. for more than 20 years, it's been home to golo pilz, a carpenter from germany. as a yogi, meditation is part of his daily routine. another important part of his life is the construction of this solar thermal plant. they've already put up almost 800 scaffolds. the next step is to mount massive parabolic mirrors to reflect the sunlight. golo pilz is a self-taught solar power expe
PBS
Jun 15, 2013 12:30am PDT
. >> i think it's $500 million. that's money that's been earmarked for clean energy and efficiency programs. what's the justification? are they going to pay that back ever? >> the governor is going to pay it back when they have the programs ready to be financed. he sees it as a cash flow thing. it's fattening up his reserve fund. when the programs need the money, they'll pay it back. i guess he will. he'll have to. that's the only legal way you could spend that money. >> there was a wholesale change to education with this budget, the first time in four decades. they are giving money to the local school districts. what are your thoughts on that? >> this is something long overdue. the education community got the voters to pass proposition 98. it's a mishmash. it's complicated. it's unfair. but all standards, it is unfair. there's just no rhyme or reason to it. schools get great differences in the amount of money they get. he wants to make it simple. he wants to eliminate a lot of the earmarked programs and give more money to school districts with poorer children and english learning
CSPAN
Jun 16, 2013 10:35am EDT
smart power in my time at the state department included reaching out to tap the energy and the experience and expertise of the civil society, academia, the private sector, anyone who was working to solve problems and wanted to collaborate with others who felt the same way. i even named a special representative for global partnerships because i wanted to encourage our diplomats and development experts to view public-private partnerships as one of their most important problem-solving tools. today, it is even more in portland that we do that here at home -- important that we do that here at home and around the world to unleash the talents of the american people and catalyze the investments that we need. we understand that you cannot look to government to solve all of our problems, you cannot trust the market, we need those partnerships that bring public servants and private leaders together. that is what you will see here at cgi america. we have a lot of work ahead of us and i am excited to be putting my efforts into it. i wanted to briefly describe to you what i am going to do in
CSPAN
Jun 23, 2013 5:10pm EDT
economy. china now produces more energy than we do, now produces more coal than we do, and is the orld's leading manufacturer. our economy has grown slowly because we have invested in government rather than in ourselves. he resources that we need. we need a new approach. we need an approach that encourages every person to create wealth and contribute to our growth. to become a nation of builders again, we have to stop picking winners and losers, and focus on expanding opportunities for veryone. we started the foundation by giving more of our kids a chance at a good education. let's empower parents with choices and opportunities to improve access to higher education, job training, so students are ready for tomorrow's job market. we must simply fix our tax code. if we clear out all of these loopholes that make the tax code fair, it is going to be easier to understand. we will be creating more incentives to bring jobs home and keep ideas to resources home, here in america. [applause] we need to expand markets for american made goods. it will help lower prices for consumers, create be
FOX
Jun 23, 2013 4:30am PDT
the strength, energy and vitality for a full, active life whatever your age. juicers make juice; blenders make smoothies. but the nutribullet makes supercharged superfood nutriblasts and by drinking just one nutriblast a day, you can supercharge your body, lower cholesterol, lower blood pressure and superboost your energy levels to feel better than you have in years, without taking prescription pills, without any side effects. just one a day can change your life. we've all bought expensive blenders and juicers and we all know the problem-- they're just too much trouble to put together and clean them once and you'll never want to clean them again. but the nutribullet takes seconds to use and seconds to clean. watch: just load your ingredients into the cup, twist on the extractor blade, pop it on to the power base and watch how the nutribullet blasts ordinary foods into superfoods in an instant. then just separate, give it a quick rinse and you're ready to go again in seconds. how easy is that? and with nearly twice the power of these other machines, the nutribullet is less than h
SFGTV2
Jun 23, 2013 7:30am PDT
department of energy and i support thuous us chief technology officer todd park who is not the cto, but assistant to the president. >> and i'm peter hirschberg, run publicly a dozen hack-a-thon, [speaker not understood], build apps and explore what's possible. >> i'm chris, the co-founder and ceo of 100-plus and we use data from many different sources to try to help people be more healthy in their daily life. >> hi. [speaker not understood]. we're a mapping and location-based analytics platform. and we are working with open data and trying to see how we can turn data into information, data into knowledge, and the kind of decision products. >> hi, i'm john, ceo of motion loft. we're trying to understand how people move around cities and provide that data to the public to build new tools for public safety. >> hi, i'm [speaker not understood] with code for america. we're a peace core for geeks. we're trying to bring talent from the private second for and government to innovate. we work with dozens of citieses across the country and next year we should be working with san francisco which is
CBS
Jun 20, 2013 6:00pm PDT
energy bill? it's what an alternative energy company that's just come to the bay area promises pg&e customers. julie watts says thousands of people are complaining that they wound up paying more. >> okay. you can turn the camera off. >> reporter: not a warm well tomorrow com from the manager of a multi-- not a warm welcome from the manager of a multi- million dollar corporation. she says she was duped by a salesman for that company who recently came knocking at her door. >> they wanted to know if we qualified for one of the pg&e discount programs. >> reporter: after looking at her pg&e bill, he told her -- >> yeah, you qualify. >> reporter: only later did she realize -- >> actually aren't affiliated with pg&e. >> reporter: turns out she had unknowingly signed up with a completely different company an alternate energy supplier called commerce energy. >> what they are doing is buying gas for their customers getting it to us and then we safely deliver it. >> reporter: but pg&e says unlike pg&e, the alternate suppliers are not regulated in california. >> we do see a lot of these custome
NBC
Jun 17, 2013 9:00am EDT
what happened so we could be a better, safer energy company. i've been with bp for 24 years. i was part of the team that helped deliver on our commitments to the gulf - and i can tell you, safety is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge safety equipment and technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all our drilling activity, twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. safety is a vital part of bp's commitment to america - and to the nearly 250,000 people who work with us here. we invest more in the u.s. than anywhere else in the world. over fifty-five billion dollars here in the last five years - making bp america's largest energy investor. our commitment has never been stronger. ♪ i see you made yourself breakfast. how'd you know? ♪ suave professionals infused moroccan argan oil into our new moroccan infusion line. the results were incredible. [ amanda ] i love it! all this shine, yet it feels so light! [ female announcer ] suave profes
FOX News
Jun 22, 2013 1:00pm PDT
all of our energy operations, we invest more in the u.s. than any other place in the world. in fact, we've invested over $55 billion here in the last five years - making bp america's largest energy investor. our commitment has never been stronger. with crest pro-health clinical. after my last dentist's visit, i was like, "i need to take this up a notch." [ male announcer ] try crest pro-health clinical together to keep your teeth 97% as clean as a dental cleaning. i mean, there's a difference right from the beginning. my mouth felt cleaner. i could really feel it changing something for the better. [ male announcer ] go pro with crest pro-health clinical. ahh, look who's not an amateur anymore! my mouth is so clean my dentist almost didn't know what to do. i was like "that's it?" he was like "yeah, that's it!" [ chuckles ] ♪ ♪ >> fox news alert. i'm arthel nevil. state police officers and dogs searching the massachusetts home of aaron hernandez. live shot there, new england patriots tight end with the investigation into a murder of semi pro football player named odin lloyd. polic
ABC
Jun 16, 2013 9:00am EDT
energy company. i've been with bp for 24 years. i was part of the team that helped deliver on our commitments to the gulf - and i can tell you, safety is at the heart of everything we do. we've added cutting-edge safety equipment and technology, like a new deepwater well cap and a state-of-the-art monitoring center, where experts watch over all our drilling activity, twenty-four-seven. and we're sharing what we've learned, so we can all produce energy more safely. safety is a vital part of bp's commitment to america - and to the nearly 250,000 people who work with us here. we invest more in the u.s. than anywhere else in the world. over fifty-five billion dollars here in the last five years - making bp america's largest energy investor. our commitment has never been stronger. [ whirring ] [ dog barks ] i want to treat more dogs. ♪ our business needs more cases. [ male announcer ] where do you want to take your business? i need help selling art. [ male announcer ] from broadband to web hosting to mobile apps, small business solutions from at&t have the security you need to get yo
CBS
Jun 21, 2013 5:00pm PDT
steamed up about energy- efficient windows. ken, we're learning those bs may not have been adequately tested? pkg outcue: "i >>> mobile5 ken bastida on treasure island the latest on the trouble bolts on the new bridge and ken, we're learning the bolts hey not have been adequately tested. >> reporter: we are getting different information depending on the experts. we sent out two of our best christin ayers and elizabeth cook to do some interviews and we have a special that's coming up tomorrow night on kpix 5 about the bridge. is it safe? and it will specifically talk a lot about those bolts. one of the problem is the bolts were made in 2008 and may have been subjected to differing conditions depending where they were placed and how they were put on the bridge. we have more from christin ayers on that. >> the materials that were used in these bolts were not the appropriate materials to use. >> reporter: this metallurgist says bridge designers made several mistakes. first, they ordered bolts that were too hard on the outside. making them susceptible to hydrogen cracking and ga
MSNBC
Jun 20, 2013 7:00am PDT
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FOX
Jun 23, 2013 4:00pm PDT
blows by stoltz in the trees, moving into second. but is he using up too much energy early on in the bike? miles back, hundreds of others battle the altitude and the elements as they negotiate this 18-mile bike course. wheeler canyon has already claimed at least one victim. the sad reality is that even the best preparation doesn't mean you're exempt from mechanical problems. (cameraman and woman conversing) narrator: racer 421, maijaleena zucker, from littleton, colorado, is having trouble keeping air in her tires. melanie mcquaid and suzie snyder have caught and passed chris jeffrey. jeffrey's two-and-a-half minute lead over mcquaid after the swim is gone. in fourth, lesley paterson is tearing up the single track. she entered this race with the number one ranking in the us pro series, and seems to be on top of her game today. sadly, maijaleena zucker reminds us all just how biting xterra can be. only a couple of miles into the bike ride, her day comes to an end. josiah middaugh has had his fair share of mechanical problems in the past. but so far today, nothing is slowing him down.
ABC
Jun 16, 2013 6:30pm EDT
batteries. it can store energy day and night. >> it uses sunshine and transforms it into electricity to run the motors and lowers batteries during the flight. >> the propeller is adjustable. >> the aircraft has the wingspan of 87 37 and ways as much as an suv. its engines cranked out 12 horsepower in-flight. >> to think more than 100 years ago the wright brothers were struggling with flight. >> it is not the fastest, but solar means a note refueling. >> the sun is free for us now. that is great. >> it is so thin. >> this might be the standard when you are my age. >> maybe someday the sun will provide clean power for commercial airlines. >> definitely in our future. i do not know how far, but it is coming. waseveloping this aircraft not cheap. 10 years. now the energy department is interested in this project. a lot of folks feel that with this technology, the sky is the limits. abc numeral seven news. >> it takes 14 hours to fly here from cincinnati. let's hope they speed things up for the future. it was not the best weather today. weathereck in on the situation right now with our met
SFGTV
Jun 17, 2013 6:00am PDT
fund for the energy funding promises. what is san francisco going to do with that budget? >> yes, so student delegate is talking about the voter funding measure mostly capital improvements that has a connection to energy policies. there's been proposals about how that money should be spent and allocated and the governor has proposed since january this was passed in november of envelope the governor as proposed that it be ffkd on schools. and i don't think the ballot measure specified it need aed to be spent on schools. telling the truth i don't have total recall but our guess is our estimates have been about 5 to six million dollars for our district which is helpful. at the same time, we have in our 2011 bond program we have money that is dedicated within our bond program as well. we've had some conversations with our director and he's explained the focus of each of those prospective pots of money. so we he can definitely make good use of those resources and to go into more detail we need to provide and do a little bit more homework. >> so i had a couple of questions we can put on th
CNBC
Jun 23, 2013 7:30pm EDT
down with him this week, and we talked energy, ben bernanke, and the markets. >> the sell-off is in large part due to the policies that we've had coming out of the federal reserve. you know, you can't continue to deflate our money and deflate it and deflate it, have the equity markets go up, without -- without some change. now, bernanke's made it clear, he's doing his policies in the absence of the government doing its part, to help improve our economy. that's why democrats and republicans on capitol hill and the president need to deal with a -- fix the tax code that would help promote more economic growth and deal with our long-term spending problem. >> but how likely is that over the next year? i mean, bernanke made it clear that if the data continues as it is, then they could be out of the bond-buying business by next year this time. so that's one year. will we see fiscal policy in terms of tax reform, in terms of regulatory clarity? will we see that in the next 12 months? >> listen, hope springs eternal in my heart. and while we have big differences over what tax reform might lo
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